Pndharpur chi Wari


Pndharpur chi Wari

Pandharpur Wari is an annual yatra to Pandharpur – the seat of the Hindu god Vithoba in the Indian state of Maharashtra, in honour of the deity. Palakhis carrying the paduka (foot prints) of various saints – most notably Dnyaneshwar and Tukaram – from the Warkari (one who performs the Wari), are taken from their respective shrines to Pandharpur. The tradition is more than 700 to 800 years old.This March on foot from various locations in Maharashtra to Vithoba temple, Pandharpur. The journey takes 21 days.Numerous palakhis join the main Tukaram and Dnyaneshwar palkhis that starts from Dehu and Alandi respectively. The wari culminates at the Vithoba temple on Ashadhi Ekadashi. Upon reaching Pandharpur on Ashadi Ekadashi, these devotees take a holy dip in the sacred Chandrabhaga River/Bhima River before proceeding to visit the Vitthal temple.

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